Lithopane

Object Number: 
1942.292e
Date: 
1850-1875
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/4 x 5 1/2 x 1/8 in. ( 13.3 x 14 x 0.3 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on obverse: "PPM 27" impressed: lower right corner of reverse: "HOHENSCHWANGAU"
Description: 
Translucent white bisque porcelain lithophane; trapezoidal panel with framed negative relief image of castle with mountains in background.
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession records, this originally belonged to Mrs. William Jackson Beebe, circa 1860.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Elizabeth and Katherine Beebe
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group